Execute filter and email from scheduled task

Hi all,

I'm trying to write a scheduled task in JIRA, along the lines of http://www.j-tricks.com/1/post/2011/05/scheduled-tasks-in-jira.html

My aim is to execute a filter and then email the assignee/reporter/group member for each issue.

I've looked at https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/190042/executing-a-filter-within-a-jira-plugin and https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/15723/how-to-send-email-from-plugin, which should give me the basics I need.

My question is: where do I (or can I) download the jars required to use the classes (MailQueueItem , JqlClauseBuilder , ComponentAccessor, etc).


3 answers

1 accepted

0 vote

You will have to add the following dependencies in the pom.xml


jira-core has classes which might change in minor versions but MailQueueItem comes from that if I remember correctly.

Unless this is a programming practice for you (in which case good luck, Jobin already gave the correct answer!), you can save some efforts by installing the Automation Plugin with the PDF Automation Plugin to your JIRA.

The Automation Plugin allows you to set up a CRON based trigger that executes an action according to the specified schedule, whereas the PDF Automation Plugin provides a Send PDF action that executes a saved filter, generates a PDF document from the result, attached that to an email and sends the email to the email addresses you specify.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Louis De Jaeger
Posted Thursday in Off-topic

Friday fun: your best joke

Hi all Lets make this Friday fun really fun and post one (or more) of your best jokes! The joke can be about an Atlassian product, or just a really fun joke you want to share! I’m not the best j...

187 views 12 3
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot